Leon Gas Company

MEMBER OF THE MONTH -- Terry Payne, Bobbie Glenewinkel, Roy Reed Jr., R. Edwin Reed Sr., and Buffalo Chamber of Commerce member Corey Theiss.

In 1948 Doyle Reed and a few others established Leon Gas Company. In 1951 R. Edwin Reed, Sr. purchased a third-share in the company and in 1967, Edwin and his wife Audee purchased the remaining shares making it a family affair.

Their son Roy Reed, after earning his BS and Master?s degree from Texas A&M in Geology and working in the O&G field for several years, returned to Leon County in 1988 and started working for the company and is now President of the family-owned business. He left the big city and life on the road, citing that, ?he and wife Tara wanted to raise their family in a rural environment?. Their son, Ross, returned home in 2016 and he and wife Nancy are busy with their son Isaac, an eight generation Leon County Texan.

Sister, Bobbie Glenewinkel, started with the company in 1996/7 and is Vice President. At age 90 years young, Dad Edwin Reed still comes to the office daily as does Ms. Audee Reed.

Originally servicing Leon County, they have since expanded to Robinson, Madison, N Brazos, S Freestone and S Limestone counties. With 5 full-time drivers and 1 seasonal during winter months,an impressive 220,000 gallon capacity at 5 storage facilities in Leon & Robinson counties, they can handle all of your residential, commercial and poultry farm propane needs. You can purchase or rent tanks, and services include ?Check-And-Fill? or call as you need programs. They also sell and service water heaters and infrared space heaters.

Come on by 7780 FM 39 S in Flynn, TX 77855 to visit, or call (936) 396-3921. You can also reach Bobbie at bobbie@leongasflynn.com